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Sydney Comedy School

Stand-Up comedy course


Thursday 18 January from 6:30pm to 9pm Thursday 29 February from 6:30pm to 9pm Thursday 28 March from 6:30pm to 9pm

This course runs over two nights, which are 7 days apart. Ie - the night listed above and the very next Thursday (7 days later) at the exact same time.


Starting from: $202.5

This highly interactive stand-up comedy course will help you to master the art of storytelling, joke-writing and presenting on stage.

Are you curious about how stand up comedy can help you to be a better storyteller or be more engaging when you're presenting at work? Then this is the course for you!

This course will involve a deep dive into the structure of jokewriting, your unique style of humour, and how you can grow your stage presence.

Through this course, you'll gain the tools to perform stand up comedy and will write a small set.


  • Joke-writing fundamentals

  • Types of jokes and humour

  • Timing for maximum comedic effect

  • Body language, vocals, eye contact, posture

  • How to handle nerves and remember what to say

  • Handling disruption and mastering crowdwork

  • Tips for thinking quickly on your feet


  • This 5-hour course is held over two consecutive Thursdays. Ie the Thursday listed in this booking and the very next Thursday.

  • Class is 6:30pm-9:00pm


"I have had the best experience with Sydney Comedy School!" -Hannah

"Great fun! Dave is a really nice and supportive facilitator, and really knows his stuff" -Joshua

"What a fabulous experience to discover some ideas about myself that maybe useful in comedy. Thanks Dave." -Ruth

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